mottos from Israel
"Ha Yitaron Ha Enoshi"
(hebrew for "the human advantage")
NAHAL is an hebrew acronym for "Noar Halutzi Lohem" - Fighting Pioneer Youth
(Hebrew for: "Human Strength")
"The pain is temporary, the pride is
931st Battalion, 2nd company
Ha'adam she'ba'tank yenatzah
(The man in the tank will prevail)
IDF Armored Corps
This motto is the result of Israeli officers always leading their force when
engaging an enemy (even Regiment Commanders...) this is
especially true for the Airborne troops.
"Ma shelo horeg mekhashel"
doesn't kill, strengthen.
(what doesn't kill you, strengthens you)
"Kashe baimunim, kal bakrav"
Difficult in training, easy in combat.
- Two Phrases often used in the
(also used in several other armed forces around the world)
Another more unoficcial version is:
"ma shelo horeg mehashel, ma sheoreg mehashel et
(what doesn't kill you strengthens you, what kills you strenghtens your mother)